Avenza Maps is a powerful mobile app for offline mapping and navigation. The app is available to download - at no cost - from the NGA's GEOINT App Store by all Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community (IC) Personnel.
NOTE: A valid GEOINT account using existing federal credentials such as Common Access Card (CAC) or Personal Identity Verififcation (PIV) is required to create an account on the GEOAxIS site.
Follow the instructions below to create your account and download the Avenza Maps app. Then begin uploading your own maps, or search the extensive
Visit the GEOAxIS website on a CAC/PIV enabled device. Select the PKI Certificate as your authentication method and continue.
Select Users > Disadvantaged User and complete the requested information to create your account.
Visit the GEOINT App Store and sign in with your account credentials.
Download the GEOINT App Store App for the best user experience
For iOS users Only: Establish trust for DoD apps by navigating to Settings > General > Profiles and Device Management > U.S. Department of Defense.
Tap Trust U.S. Department of Defense, then return to the GEOINT App Store.
In the GEOINT App Store, click iOS Applications on the left navigation menu and wait for apps to load in the main window.
Search Avenza in the search box
Click the Avenza Maps logo to go to the download page and click the blue button to download
Decrease the need for paper maps. Share existing digital maps with your team and reduce redundancy.
Spend less time collecting data. Incorporate high-accuracy data collection into your field operations.
Make informed decisions by having access to timely information which translates into time and cost savings.
Get the app. Get the map. ®